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Feb 09 2004 (HC)

Dr. Subramanian Swamy Vs. T.T.V. Dinakaran, Member of Parliament,

Court : Chennai

Decided on : Feb-09-2004

Reported in : (2004)2MLJ238

..... case it was held that a member of the legislative assembly, who has been appointed honorary consul of a foreign country, incurs disqualification under article 191(1)(d) of the constitution of india. 8. the facts of the present case attract the legal principles enunciated by the supreme court in belagali's case (supra), which was approved by a larger bench in ..... non - resident indian cannot contest election, as the prerequisite for being a voter and a contestant is the residence in india and not outside the country. dr. subramanian swamy invokes the provision contained in article 102(1)(d) of the constitution for disqualifying the first respondent from continuing him further as a member of lok sabha. the above article reads,'a person ..... by a division bench of this court in mrs. anuradha v. the joint secretary to the government of india, ministry of finance and another (h.c.p. no.240 of 1996, dated 27.08.1996). he also relies upon the judgment of the constitutional bench of the supreme court in hari prasad's case (supra) laying down the proposition that the high ..... shall be disqualified for being chosen as and for being a member of either houses of parliament if he is not a citizen of india or has voluntarily acquired the citizenship of a foreign state or .....

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